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Fantastic Rocky Landscape with a Farmhouse and Three Foot Bridges

Artist:
Anonymous, Netherlandish, 16th century
Artist:
After Matthijs Bril the Younger (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1550–1583 Rome)
Date:
1570–83
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, touches of brown wash, over black chalk
Dimensions:
10 5/16 x 7 15/16 in. (26.2 x 20.2 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Harry G. Sperling, 1971
Accession Number:
1975.131.171
Not on view
Inscription: At lower center, inscribed "NU" [?] or "Mb" [?] in pen and brown ink
Louisa Wood Ruby The Drawings of Paul Bril: A Study of their Role in 17th-Century European Landscape Ph.D. dissertation. PhD diss., 1996 p. 369.

Erwin Pokorny Meisterzeichnungen des 16. und 17. Jahrhunderts: aus dem Kupferstichkabinett der Akademie der Bildenden Künste Wien. 1997, cat. no. 17, ill.

Louisa Wood Ruby Paul Bril: The Drawings. 1999, (as by Matthijs Bril), 128.



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